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Monday, July 19, 2010

Free Online Writing Conference

WriteOnCon is a conference you won't want to miss! It's free. It's online. And it's loaded with fab agents, editors, and authors. Take a look:

Agents and Editors
  • Michelle Andelman, agent with Regal Literary
  • Regina Brooks, author and agent with Serendipity LLC
  • Catherine Drayton, agent with Inkwell Management
  • Daniel Ehrenhaft, author and editor for HarperCollins
  • Mandy Hubbard, author and agent with D4EO Literary
  • Stasia Ward Kehoe, author and Author Appearance Coordinator for Simon & Schuster
  • Mary Kole, agent with Andrea Brown Literary
  • Jennifer Laughran, agent with Andrea Brown Literary
  • Steven Malk, agent with Writer's House
  • Mark McVeigh, agent with the McVeigh Agency
  • Martha Mihalick, associate editor Greenwillow Books
  • Molly O'Neill, assistant editor at Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint at HarperCollins Children's Books
  • Kathleen Ortiz, agent with Lowenstein Associates
  • Laura Rennert, senior agent with Andrea Brown Literary
  • Anica Rissi, executive editor at Simon Pulse
  • Holly Root, agent with Waxman Agency
  • Elana Roth, agent with the Johnson Literary Agency
  • Joanna Stampfel Volpe, agent with Nancy Coffee Literary
  • Suzie Townsend, agent with Fineprint Literary Management
  • Rosemary Clement-Moore, award-winning author of a supernatural mystery series for young adults
  • Kimberly Derting, author of THE BODY FINDER
  • Lindsay Eland, author of SCONES AND SENSIBILITY
  • P.J. Hoover, author of THE EMERALD TABLET and others
  • Shelli Johannes-Wells, agented author and publicity specialist
  • Lindsey Leavitt, author of PRINCESS FOR HIRE
  • Tera Lynn Childs, author of OH. MY. GODS. and others
  • Jodi Meadows, author represented by Lauren McLeod of the Strothman Agency
  • Janette Rallison, author of 16 novels
  • Lisa Schroeder, author of three Young Adult and one Middle Grade novel
  • Tiffany Streitz Haber, author of two debut picture books
  • Daisy Whitney, author of THE MOCKINGBIRDS
  • Suzanne Young, author of A NEED SO BEAUTIFUL

The conference will take place August 10-12, 2010. Go to the WriteOnCon website to sign up.


Suzette Saxton writes books for tots, teens, and in-betweens. She is represented by Suzie Townsend of FinePrint Literary.


Krista Van Dolzer said...

I'm already signed up and excited about this:) Thanks for the heads-up.

Katrina L. Lantz said...

This is going to be awesome! I'm very excited. The list of fabulous publishing peeps just keeps growing!

Matthew MacNish said...

Can't wait!

Candyland said...

Should be pretty sweet!

Susan Kaye Quinn said...

Wow, that's an awesome list! ;)

Deb Salisbury, Magic Seeker and Mantua-Maker said...

Too cool! I'm signed up. Thank you, all you organizers!!!

Unknown said...

Thanks for the link, Suzette. Going to sign up right now.

Jessie Mac

Stina said...

Can't wait!!!!!

Jemi Fraser said...

I'll be out of town for most/all of the conference without internet access (my timing truly does suck!), but I've registered and will be checking out the transcripts!